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Photos submitted by Doug MacBean

Royal Canadian Navy : Dennis Stapleton, 1934-2019.

Dennis Stapleton, HMCS Magnificent, 1952

Dennis Stapleton, age 17, is shown above at left, in 1952 with his buddy George Simmons. They were on shore leave from HMCS Magnificent, in Portsmouth, England. Dennis also served on HMCS Micmac. He died February 12, 2019.


Dennis Stapleton, volunteer on Haida, 2016

Dennis Stapleton in 2016. He was a volunteer in the radio room on Haida in Hamilton, Ontario, demonstrating to visitors how the communications process worked, in Morse code.

Watch this short video on YouTube of Dennis Stapleton, teaching Morse code on the Haida in 2016.


Thanks to Dennis's brother, Doug MacBean for these two photos and YouTube link.


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